ITIL® Intermediate: Release, Control and Validation

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Release, Control and Validation Certificate

Description: In partnership with ITSM Academy, DesTech is offering the ITIL® Capability Course - This RCV course provides the best practice knowledge required to build, test and deploy successful IT services. Embedded into the course is our unique virtualization, Living the Lifecycle®. Woven through all ITSM Academy's ITIL® Certification classes, it brings ITIL® processes and concepts to life. Within a virtual business environment, we introduce a service and then follow it from strategic decision through implementation. Living the Lifecycle® enables active learning by encouraging the participants to:

  • Discuss and understand pure ITIL® concepts
  • Apply concepts to a "neutral" real world situation
  • Learn different perspectives
  • Reinforce examinable concepts

Duration: 5 Days

Audience: The primary audience is: IT and Business Professionals, as well as Process Owners, requiring deep role-based knowledge of the RCV processes Individuals seeking to achieve the ITIL® Master or ITIL® Expert™ Certification


  • Candidates for this course have:
  • ITIL® Foundation - obtained through ITIL® Foundation or Bridge Course
  • 2 to 4 years IT Service Management experience
  • Completed a minimum of 12 hours of personal study

Topics: Upon successful completion learners will understand: Service Management as a Practice

  • The Release, Control and Validation Processes:
  • Change Management
  • Service Asset and Configuration Management
  • Knowledge Management
  • Release Management
  • Service Validation and Testing
  • Evaluation and Request Fulfillment
  • Business Value of Implementing each Process
  • Objectives and Basic Concepts Related to Each Process
  • Activities and Roles Involved and their Relationships
  • Technology and Implementation Considerations
  • Continual Service Improvement (CSI)

Certification: Successfully passing (70%) the 90 minute exam, consisting of eight (8) complex, multiple choice, scenario-based questions, leads to the ITIL® Intermediate Certificate.

ITIL® Expert: Earn 4 credits of the 22 required to achieve the ITIL® Expert Certification. Project Management Institute (PMI) Profesional Development Units (PDUs):

ITSM Academy is recognized by PMI® as a Global Registered Education Provider (R.E.P.). Project Management Professionals earn 38 PDUs upon completion of this course.



  • Five (5) Days of Instructor Led Education (30 Contact Hours)
  • Learner Manual (excellent post-class reference)
  • Study Aids and Sample Exams, Exam Preparation
  • Participation in a Unique Series of Case Study-Based Exercises - Living the Lifecycle®
  • In-Class Examination

Note: The ITIL® core library books are not included. Learners must bring their own copy of Service Transition to class and have access to the full suite, which is available at Upon registration, learners are emailed a copy of the official syllabus to identify class pre-reading.

ITIL® Intermediate Qualification: Release, Control and Validation Certificate|

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